A Fairer Fowler

Henry Fowler’s A Dictionary of Modern English Usage, initially published in 1926 and long out of print in the original edition, has now been reprinted. Liam Julian, writing for the Hoover Institution’s Policy Review, favorably reviews this update of “the prescriptivist bible” of grammarians in Putting Fowler Back in Fowler.

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  1. […] December in A Fairer Fowler we noted Liam Julian’s favorable review of David Crystal’s new edition of H.W. Fowler’s […]


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